For A Workers’ Olympics!

By Nathaniel Flakin, Left Voice. -

We need a Workers’ Olympics as an alternative to the bourgeois Olympics! This might sound like an empty slogan, but the International Workers’ Olympiads took place from 1921 to 1937. The workers’ [...]

Housing Should Not Be A Luxury

By Katharina Hofmann De Moura, Consortium News. -

Unfortunately, access to private space has become increasingly unequal in Europe. This discrepancy has been exacerbated by the pandemic. A lockdown spent on a terrace or in the garden is not the [...]

US Peace Activists In Germany Join Call For Withdrawal Of Nuclear Weapons

By John LaForge, Popular Resistance. -

A group of US peace activists has again joined protests at the Büchel Air Force Base in Germany, demanding the withdrawal of the remaining US hydrogen-bombs still deployed there. On July 12 [...]

Renters in Berlin have a radical plan to seize apartments from landlords

By Thomas Colson, Business Insider. -

Like many cities around the world, rents in the German capital of Berlin have soared in recent years, doubling in the last decade alone. But unlike many other cities, the people of Berlin are [...]

I’m Still Here, Though My Country’s Gone West

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

A full generation has elapsed since the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) collapsed in late 1991. Two years earlier, in 1989, the communist states of Eastern Europe dissolved, with the [...]

Court Rules Germany Must Tighten Climate Law

By Thomas Escritt, Reuters. -

Berlin - Germany must update its climate law by the end of next year to set out how it will bring carbon emissions down nearly to zero by 2050, its top court ruled on Thursday, siding with a [...]

Blinken Threatens Germany With Sanctions

By Dave DeCamp, AntiWar.com. -

While meeting with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg in Brussels on Tuesday, Secretary of State Antony Blinken reiterated the US’s opposition to the Nord Stream 2 pipeline that will connect [...]

Germany’s Anti-BDS Resolution Violates The Right To Free Expression

By Adri Nieuwhof, Electronic Intifada. -

German cultural institutions have criticized the German parliament’s anti-boycott, divestment and sanctions resolution for creating a legal gray area and undermining the right to free [...]

Penguin Climate Activists Block Berlin Airport Opening

By Stay Grounded, Popular Resistance. -

Berlin - The climate justice group 'Am Boden bleiben', a member of the international Stay Grounded network, today blocks the opening of the new airport in Berlin with protest actions. The opening [...]

Human Rights Defenders Sue German Parliament Over Anti-BDS Resolution

By Adri Nieuwhof, Electronic Intifada. -

Three human rights defenders are mounting a court challenge to the German parliament’s resolution condemning BDS – the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement for Palestinian rights. The [...]

The Navalny Poisoning Hoax

By Ludwig Watzal, AH Tribune. -

From the start, the alleged Navalny poisoning was riddled with contradictions and should have raised eyebrows by every politician and journalist.  Being discharged from the Charité Clinic in [...]

NATO Poisons Fish In Germany

By Pat Elder, MilitaryPoisons.org. -

Throughout much of Europe, NATO military bases have used and carelessly discarded hundreds of thousands of gallons of toxic fire-fighting foams containing a variety of PFAS chemicals during [...]

Navalny False-Flag Authors Invent New Twist To Cover Lies

By Finian Cunningham, Strategic Culture Foundation. -

So now the Navalny poison episode takes on a new twist with German military intelligence subsequently claiming they found traces of Novichok on a bottle of water the Russian dissident had [...]

Germany: Extreme Right Marches Under Anti-Lockdown Banner

By Hans-Gerd Öfinger, Der Funke. -

The large Berlin demonstration and rally against the federal government's corona policy on August 29 was a moral victory for the right and neo-Nazis. Pictures of fascists occupying the stairs to [...]